The St. Louis Cardinals finished the 2013 season with the best record in the National League. They won 97 games on their way to a postseason that would now find the city of St. Louis as the backdrop thanks to home field advantage.
Baseball, at its heart, is a game of numbers. From advanced statistics to basic "counting stats," fans are trained to focus on the numbers a player or team achieves to judge success. As the dust settled on the 2013 season for the St. Louis Cardinals, there were many numbers that defined the club's campaign.
All statistics via baseball-reference.com.